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October 24 - October 30, 2011

A Durability + Design story last week reported on a survey of design professionals about green building and sustainable design, and the survey included a question about the concept of a “durability index.” What is your opinion on such an idea?

Answers Votes
Good idea, but should be established separate of any “green” rating system or program 60%
Much needed, I’m all for it 27%
Not practical, would complicate design process 13%
Needed, but too difficult to formulate 0%
Other (please comment) 0%

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